Nzikazi Wilderness Camp
Travel Blogs from Kruger National Park
Dinner time Greg !!
Unfortunately our table was next to the Mother and Daughter who must seem to think that waiters are their personal possession !!
We both ordered the same soup and main meal.
The Parsnip and cumin soup was very nice – the parsnip gave it a sweet taste but it was still nice.
We both had Salmon with sweet corn puree - the salmon was ...
... and went on our way - we may call there tomorrow to see work out what happened overnight.
On we went in our Safari Ferrari and saw a female Leopard with a collar. Turns out that she gave birth to two cubs about 5 months ago but one cub hasn’t been seen for several months and no-one seems to have seen the other cub in recent times too. The collar is fairly useless as the battery needs changing so at the moment no one can track her.
We saw a bush squirrel race away into the grasses and also a Slender Mongoose …that’s three different kinds of Mongoose we have seen.
We saw a young male elephant in the bush – quite shy – and had most likely been turfed from the matriarchal herd to find his own way. I felt sorry for him being all alone.
We came across a large Giraffe and Jabulani thought that would be a great ...
We started the day with a nice breakfast and there was some commotion there was a dead deer like animal in a tree put there the night before by a leopard. Later at breakfast we were visited by the twins they were SO cute. I even got to hold them!! We also saw a praying mantis on mom's chair we were told it brings good luck. Later that day the bush buck was moved but no one saw the leopard.
After I met two new girls and had ...
During the night whilst camping at Berg en Dal we could hear hyenas whooping and jackels in the early morning. As we ate breakfast several yellow billed hornbills watched from the trees overhead. The weather was cloudy but humid. We'd taken the smaller dirt road to leave the camp and were rewarded with a sighting of an elephant within a few yards outside camp together with a group of impala. We crossed a few dry rivers ...
Other places to stay in Kruger National Park
R40, Kapama Private Game Reserve, Kapama Private Game Reserve | 4 star hotelfrom $456
12 km from Paul Kruger Gate, 39 km from Phabeni Gate, Kruger National Park | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Imbali Concession, Kruger National Park | 4 star hotelfrom $563
Kruger National Park, P. O. Box 88, Skukuza 1350, Kruger National Park | Hotelfrom $1,309
51 km from Phalaborwa Gate, Kruger National Park | 2 star hotelfrom $64